And they’re off! It’s the 149th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs. 20 horses will compete, and only one lucky winner will receive a $2 million purse! The most exciting two minutes in sports begins at 6:40pm on Saturday, May 6th! Here’s where to drink Mint Juleps, where fancy hats, and watch the race! To see a full list of the 20 horses, visit here!
Publico will screen the most thrilling two minutes in sports in the form of the 149th Kentucky Derby. The viewing will be projected on the interior walls of the restaurant’s interior courtyard as well as across TV’s located at both bars. There will be food and drink specials!
Hunter’s Kitchen + Bar
Hunter’s will be celebrating the Kentucky Derby all day with lunch specials, cocktail specials and the races on the TVS.
Love Child is getting into the Kentucky Derby spirit with a special tasting on Saturday at their Day Drinking Club featuring a Derby Tasting Party 12pm-3pm.
Fresh will be showing the big race! Plus, special additions to their menu!
Capo will be showing the race plus some specialty Kentucky Derby cocktails will be on the menu! You can check them out here via Instagram.
High Street Place
High Street Place is hosting its second annual Kentucky Derby Party on Saturday. The fun will kick off at 4 p.m. and feature classic cocktails, special menu offerings, and a 50/50 raffle to support The Greater Boston Food Bank. You can purchase your tickets here!
Shy Bird will be showing the race on all TVs! Order some dunks and flight of sauce while you watch!
PKL has the Derby spirit! Enjoy live music featuring the Legends of Summer Band, where you best Derby Attire and enjoy food and drink specials!
Derby Day Fundraiser
Thomas Regan from Motivated Fitness is participating in the Pan Mass Challenge for the 7th year for Team Fitz! He’s hosting a fundraiser on Saturday at Dorset Hall! Help him raise some money for the cause – you learn more here!
Worden Hall is throwing a Kentucky Derby party starting at 4pm! Enjoy the freshest Mint Juleps in town and cheer on the horses 🏇🏇 Reserve your table at wordenhall.com
The Sporting Club
The Sporting Club is hosting the Great American Derby Party for a second year! Doors open at 3pm!
Derby at The Ship – Caught in Eastie
The Tall Ship in East Boston is hosting a special Derby Day event with Maker’s Mark! The fun starts at 3pm! This is a ticketed event! Get the details here!
Need a hat or fascinator for Derby Day?
Marie Galvin Millinery is known for her gorgeous creations, including hats and fascinators for the Derby! Visit her instagram for details!